Susan Wessels

Professor, School of Business (Accounting)

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223 Harris Hall
(919) 760-8475

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting ethics
  • Gender issues in accounting
  • Continuing professional education

Academic Credentials

D.B.A., Accounting, University of Sarasota

M.B.A., DePaul University

Professional Credentials

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)


Wessels, S. B., and Sumner, D. (2014).  "Integrating Career Development into the Accounting Curriculum," American Journal of Business Education, 7 (1), 21-29.

Lenard, M. J., Wessels. S. B., and Khanlarian, C. (2010). “Gender Differences in Attitudes Toward Computers and Performance in the Accounting Information Systems Class,” American Journal of Business Education, 3 (2), 23-29.

Wessels, S. B. (2009). “An Examination of the Support for Changes in CPE Regulations for Accountants,” Journal of Business & Economics Research, 7 (8), 99-105.

Wessels, S. B. (2007). “Accountants’ Perceptions of the Effectiveness of Mandatory Continuing Professional Education,” Accounting Education: An International Journal, 16 (4), 365-378.


Board Memberships:

Member, Board of Directors, Academy of Finance at Sanderson High School

Member, Board of Directors, Institute of Internal Auditors, Raleigh-Durham Chapter


"The Relationship of Students' Perceived Satisfaction and Usage on the Effectiveness of Web-Based Homework in Financial Accounting," presented at the Academy of Business Research Conference, Biloxi, MS, October 2016.

“An Analysis of Factors Related to Accountants’ Support for Change in CPE Regulations,” presented at the Applied Business Research Conference, Orlando, FL, January, 2008.

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